|A Crack in the Sidewalk - Deep Dish TV|
This section of L.A. Freewaves: Experimental Video from Southern California includes short videos by children, students, independent producers and artists about the L.A. uprising, and reactions to the acquittal of the four officers charged in the Rodney King case.
Keywords: California; Los Angeles; Rodney King; video; students; youth; independent art; race; LA
|The Electronic Arrow: How Indians Use Video - Deep Dish TV|
The Spirit of TV documents the first time the Walapi tribe in the Brazilian Amazon is introduced to video. Making Waves is a documentary about how community groups in Bolivia are using video. It documents a Quecha Indian production group making music videos that preserve their cultural heritage.
Keywords: Native American; Indian; Indigenous; Brazil; Bolivia; Video; Music; Making Waves; Walapi; Quecha
|Operation Storm The Media|
In the media coverage of the Persian Gulf War, even the pretense of a separation between the press and state was abandoned. This show explores the relationship between corporate sponsorship and media censorship via coverage of the "Challenge the Media" demonstration in NYC in January 1991. FAlR's Renu Nahata slices through the hype of mainstream Gulf War media coverage while Camcorder Commandos show the networks a thing or two about investigative journalism, exposing the links between the networ...
Keywords: Gulf War; Middle East; Media; Art; Globalization; Youth; Mass Media; Popular Culture; Peace; Conflict Resolution; Video; Iraq; Information; Justice; Paper Tiger
|The 9th International Women's Day Video Festival - Deep Dish TV|
Women from across the United States and around the world celebrate International Women's Day through video. The global changes that are taking place as we near the century's end are profoundly affecting women's lives and lifestyles everywhere. Segments include: Women's Strategies for Self-Empowerment; Feminist Visions Meet Tele-Vision; "No Trespassing Allowed" Women Fighting for Personal and Political Rights; and Living the Lives We Deserve.
Keywords: Women, Woman, Film, Video, Feminism, Feminist, Women's Rights, Art, Women's Movement, Community Media, Gender Studies